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Woman Stabbed In Fight At Polling Unit In Osun State

Channels Television  
Updated February 23, 2019

A woman has been stabbed at a polling station in Osun state, following an altercation with another lady.

The incident took place at Akarabata ward 1 Units 1-12 which is situated in Lagere, Oranmiyan tower complex.

The lady whose name could not be verified at the time was stabbed by another voter while on the queue.

A fight had ensued over who was and who wasn’t on the said queue.

In the course of the squabble, the victim was stabbed in the face with a bottle.

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Police in Osun state apprehends a lady who stabbed another woman at a polling unit in Lagere.

Speaking on the incident, AIG Adeleye Oyebade who is in charge of Zone 11 in Osun, said that the lady who stabbed the victim has been arrested.

Lady being assisted after getting stabbed by another voter at a polling unit in Osun state.

AIG Oyebade said the situation is not one to be extremely worried about.

He noted that calm and normalcy and assured the residents to come out and exercise their franchise.